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Barney Kessel: Kessel Plays Standards
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performed by Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Bob Cooper, 1925-1993, Claude Williamson, Monty Budwig, 1926-1992, Sheldon Manne, 1920-1984, Hampton Hawes, 1928-1977 and Red Mitchell (Contemporary, 2001), 40 mins, 12 page(s)
Guitarist Barney Kessel teams up with Bob Cooper (mostly on oboe but also doubling a bit on tenor), either Claude Williamson or Hampton Hawes on piano, Monty Budwig or Red Mitchell on bass, and Shelly Manne or Chuck Thompson on drums. Other than his own "64 Bars on Wilshire" and "Barney's Blues," the repertoire on...
performed by Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Bob Cooper, 1925-1993, Claude Williamson, Monty Budwig, 1926-1992, Sheldon Manne, 1920-1984, Hampton Hawes, 1928-1977 and Red Mitchell (Contemporary, 2001), 40 mins, 12 page(s)
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Barney Kessel, Vol. 1: Easy Like
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performed by Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Bud Shank, 1926-2009, Arnold Ross, 1921-2000, Harry Babasin, 1921-1988 and Sheldon Manne, 1920-1984 (Contemporary, 1988), 46 mins, 14 page(s)
Other than four songs apiece released by Onyx and Verve, the CD reissue of Easy Like, Vol. 1 has guitarist Barney Kessel's first sessions as a leader, performances which launched his longtime association with the Contemporary label. Augmented by two "new" alternate takes, the set features Kessel in boppish form wi...
performed by Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Bud Shank, 1926-2009, Arnold Ross, 1921-2000, Harry Babasin, 1921-1988 and Sheldon Manne, 1920-1984 (Contemporary, 1988), 46 mins, 14 page(s)
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Barney Kessel's Swingin' Party at Contemporary
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performed by Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Marvin L. Jenkins, 1932-2005, Gary Peacock, 1935- and Ron Lundberg (Contemporary, 2002), 43 mins, 6 page(s)
In 1960, a title like Barney Kessel's Swingin' Party at Contemporary must have sounded more like popular slang than a style of jazz. And indeed, the double meaning was intentional: this live effort was recorded at a swinging record label party at Contemporary and the music performed by guitarist Barney Kessel is d...
performed by Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Marvin L. Jenkins, 1932-2005, Gary Peacock, 1935- and Ron Lundberg (Contemporary, 2002), 43 mins, 6 page(s)
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Benny Carter: Jazz Giant
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performed by Benny Carter, 1907-2003, Ben Webster, 1909-1973, Frank Rosolino, 1926-1978, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Leroy Vinnegar, 1928-1999, Sheldon Manne, 1920-1984 and André Previn, 1929-2019 (Contemporary, 1987), 39 mins, 7 page(s)
performed by Benny Carter, 1907-2003, Ben Webster, 1909-1973, Frank Rosolino, 1926-1978, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Leroy Vinnegar, 1928-1999, Sheldon Manne, 1920-1984 and André Previn, 1929-2019 (Contemporary, 1987), 39 mins, 7 page(s)
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Charlie Parker: Ken Burns's Jazz
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performed by Buddy Anderson, 1919-1997, Walter Bishop, Jr., 1927-1998, Ray Brown, 1926-2002, Jimmy Bunn, Red Callender, 1916-1992, Sid Catlett, 1910-1951, Fred Culliver, fl. 1940, Miles Davis, 1926-1991, Stan Freeman, 1920-2001, Arv Garrison, 1922-1960, Dizzy Gillespie, 1917-1993, Wardell Gray, 1921-1955, Al Haig, 1922-1982, Sadik Hakim, 1915-1983, Percy Heath, 1923-2005, Max Hollander, John Jackson, 1924-2002, Duke Jordan, 1922-2006, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Bob Kesterson, 1917-1996, Teddy Kotick, 1928-1986, Don Lamond, 1920-2003, Curly Russell, 1917-1986, Howard McGhee, 1918-1987, Dodo Marmarosa, 1925-, Buddy Rich, 1917-1987, Max Roach, 1924-2007, Charlie Parker, 1920-1955 and Bob Merrill, 1921-1998, Charlie Parker Quartet (Verve Records, 2000), 13 mins
performed by Buddy Anderson, 1919-1997, Walter Bishop, Jr., 1927-1998, Ray Brown, 1926-2002, Jimmy Bunn, Red Callender, 1916-1992, Sid Catlett, 1910-1951, Fred Culliver, fl. 1940, Miles Davis, 1926-1991, Stan Freeman, 1920-2001, Arv Garrison, 1922-1960, Dizzy Gillespie, 1917-1993, Wardell Gray, 1921-1955, Al Haig, 1922-1982, Sadik Hakim, 1915-1983, Percy Heath, 1923-2005, Max Hollander, John Jackson, 1924-2002, Duke Jordan, 1922-2006, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Bob Kesterson, 1917-1996, Teddy Kotick, 1928-1986, Don Lamond, 1920-2003, Curly Russell, 1917-1986, Howard McGhee, 1918-1987, Dodo Marmarosa, 1925-, Buddy Rich, 1917-1987, Max Roach, 1924-2007, Charlie Parker, 1920-1955 and Bob Merrill, 1921-1998, Charlie Parker Quartet (Verve Records, 2000), 13 mins
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The Cole Porter Songbook Vol.2
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conducted by Buddy Bregman; performed by Ella Fitzgerald, 1917-1996, Harry Edison, 1915-1999, Maynard Ferguson, 1928-2006, Chuck Gentry, Bob Cooper, 1925-1993, Pete Candoli, 1923-2008, Bud Shank, 1926-2009, Paul Smith, 1906-1985, George Roberts, Ted Nash, 1960-, Joe Mondragon, 1920-1987, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Joe Howard, 1878-, Corky Hale, 1936-, Conrad Gozzo, 1922-1964, Milt Bernhart and Alvin Stoller, 1925-1992, Buddy Bregman Orchestra (Universal Classics & Jazz, 1992), 55 mins
conducted by Buddy Bregman; performed by Ella Fitzgerald, 1917-1996, Harry Edison, 1915-1999, Maynard Ferguson, 1928-2006, Chuck Gentry, Bob Cooper, 1925-1993, Pete Candoli, 1923-2008, Bud Shank, 1926-2009, Paul Smith, 1906-1985, George Roberts, Ted Nash, 1960-, Joe Mondragon, 1920-1987, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Joe Howard, 1878-, Corky Hale, 1936-, Conrad Gozzo, 1922-1964, Milt Bernhart and Alvin Stoller, 1925-1992, Buddy Bregman Orchestra (Universal Classics & Jazz, 1992), 55 mins
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The Complete Billie Holiday On Verve 1945 - 1959 (CD 1-3)
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performed by Billie Holiday, 1915-1959, Norman Granz, 1918-2001, Leonard Feather, 1914-1994, Jimmy Rowles, 1918-1996, Harry Edison, 1915-1999, Benny Carter, 1907-2003, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, John Simmons, 1918-1979, Larry Bunker, 1928-2005, Tony Scott, 1921-2007, Maely Dufty, Ben Webster, 1909-1973, Red Mitchell, Willis Conover, 1920-1996, Johnny Mercer, 1909-1976, Mal Waldron, 1925-2002, Joe Benjamin, 1919-1974 and Jo Jones, 1911-1985, Tony Scott Orchestra and Ray Ellis And Orchestra (Verve Records, 1993), 3 hours 37 mins
performed by Billie Holiday, 1915-1959, Norman Granz, 1918-2001, Leonard Feather, 1914-1994, Jimmy Rowles, 1918-1996, Harry Edison, 1915-1999, Benny Carter, 1907-2003, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, John Simmons, 1918-1979, Larry Bunker, 1928-2005, Tony Scott, 1921-2007, Maely Dufty, Ben Webster, 1909-1973, Red Mitchell, Willis Conover, 1920-1996, Johnny Mercer, 1909-1976, Mal Waldron, 1925-2002, Joe Benjamin, 1919-1974 and Jo Jones, 1911-1985, Tony Scott Orchestra and Ray Ellis And Orchestra (Verve Records, 1993), 3 hours 37 mins
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The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve
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performed by Nat King Cole, 1917-1965, Buddy Rich, 1917-1987, Lester Young, 1909-1959, Oscar Peterson, 1925-2007, Harry Edison, 1915-1999, Ray Brown, 1926-2002, Bill Clark, Kenny Clarke, 1914-1985, Vic Dickenson, Jesse Drakes, 1924-2010, George Duvivier, 1920-1985, Roy Eldridge, 1911-1989, Herb Ellis, 1921-2010, Kansas Fields, 1915-1995, Jimmy Gourley, 1926-, Freddie Green, 1911-1987, J.C. Heard, Hank Jones, 1918-2010, Jo Jones, 1911-1985, Connie Kay, 1927-1994, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, John Mancebo Lewis, Gildo Mahones, Jamil Nasser, 1932-2010, John Ore, 1933-, Gene Ramey, 1913-1984, Mickey Sheen, 1927-1987, Joe Shulman, 1923-1957, Lou Stein, 1922-, René Urtreger, 1934- and Teddy Wilson, 1912-1986 (Verve Records, 1999), 10 hours 34 mins
performed by Nat King Cole, 1917-1965, Buddy Rich, 1917-1987, Lester Young, 1909-1959, Oscar Peterson, 1925-2007, Harry Edison, 1915-1999, Ray Brown, 1926-2002, Bill Clark, Kenny Clarke, 1914-1985, Vic Dickenson, Jesse Drakes, 1924-2010, George Duvivier, 1920-1985, Roy Eldridge, 1911-1989, Herb Ellis, 1921-2010, Kansas Fields, 1915-1995, Jimmy Gourley, 1926-, Freddie Green, 1911-1987, J.C. Heard, Hank Jones, 1918-2010, Jo Jones, 1911-1985, Connie Kay, 1927-1994, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, John Mancebo Lewis, Gildo Mahones, Jamil Nasser, 1932-2010, John Ore, 1933-, Gene Ramey, 1913-1984, Mickey Sheen, 1927-1987, Joe Shulman, 1923-1957, Lou Stein, 1922-, René Urtreger, 1934- and Teddy Wilson, 1912-1986 (Verve Records, 1999), 10 hours 34 mins
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Confirmation: The Best Of The Verve Years
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conducted by Joe Lipman; performed by Miles Davis, 1926-1991, Teddy Kotick, 1928-1986, Max Roach, 1924-2007, Ella Fitzgerald, 1917-1996, Benny Carter, 1907-2003, Charlie Shavers, 1920-1971, Flip Phillips, 1915-2001, Ben Webster, 1909-1973, Oscar Peterson, 1925-2007, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Ray Brown, 1926-2002, Dizzy Gillespie, 1917-1993, Curly Russell, 1917-1986, Buddy Rich, 1917-1987, Roy Haynes, 1925-, Sheldon Manne, 1920-1984, Gene Orloff, 1921-2009, Hank Jones, 1918-2010, Howard McGhee, 1918-1987, Kenny Clarke, 1914-1985, Roy Eldridge, 1911-1989, Percy Heath, 1923-2005, Danny Bank, John LaPorta, 1920-2004, Charlie Parker, 1920-1955 and Thelonious Monk, 1917-1982, Charlie Parker Quartet, Jimmy Carroll Orchestra and Machito and His Afro-Cuban Orchestra (Verve Records, 1995), 2 hours 15 mins
Anyone daunted by the expense of acquiring the 10-disc Bird: The Complete Charlie Parker on Verve may well have their prayers answered by this 2-CD distillation of the big box. It covers a wide stretch of material from Parker's career, going back to the first JATP concert in 1946 and stretching almost to the end o...
conducted by Joe Lipman; performed by Miles Davis, 1926-1991, Teddy Kotick, 1928-1986, Max Roach, 1924-2007, Ella Fitzgerald, 1917-1996, Benny Carter, 1907-2003, Charlie Shavers, 1920-1971, Flip Phillips, 1915-2001, Ben Webster, 1909-1973, Oscar Peterson, 1925-2007, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Ray Brown, 1926-2002, Dizzy Gillespie, 1917-1993, Curly Russell, 1917-1986, Buddy Rich, 1917-1987, Roy Haynes, 1925-, Sheldon Manne, 1920-1984, Gene Orloff, 1921-2009, Hank Jones, 1918-2010, Howard McGhee, 1918-1987, Kenny Clarke, 1914-1985, Roy Eldridge, 1911-1989, Percy Heath, 1923-2005, Danny Bank, John LaPorta, 1920-2004, Charlie Parker, 1920-1955 and Thelonious Monk, 1917-1982, Charlie Parker Quartet, Jimmy Carroll Orchestra and Machito and His Afro-Cuban Orchestra (Verve Records, 1995), 2 hours 15 mins
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Cosmopolite: The Oscar Peterson Verve Sessions
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performed by Benny Carter, 1907-2003, Oscar Peterson, 1925-2007, Ray Brown, 1926-2002, Herb Ellis, 1921-2010, Bill Harris, 1916-1973, J.C. Heard, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Buddy Rich, 1917-1987 and Bobby White, 1926- (Verve Records, 1994), 1 hour 19 mins
These timeless Benny Carter performances match the great altoist with pianist Oscar Peterson, bassist Ray Brown, either Barney Kessel or Herb Ellis on guitar, Buddy Rich, J.C. Heard or Bobby White on drums, and, on four numbers, trombonist Bill Harris. The 17 standards (four of which are also heard in alternate ve...
performed by Benny Carter, 1907-2003, Oscar Peterson, 1925-2007, Ray Brown, 1926-2002, Herb Ellis, 1921-2010, Bill Harris, 1916-1973, J.C. Heard, Barney Kessel, 1923-2004, Buddy Rich, 1917-1987 and Bobby White, 1926- (Verve Records, 1994), 1 hour 19 mins
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